This week on the digest, CFL launches #BringItIn, a Premier League for Canada, NBL expands to Sudbury, and Memorial Cup followings.
On December 10, 2016, Toronto FC lost in penalty kicks to the Seattle Sounders in their first MLS Cup final appearance, but the season was a major win for both the franchise and Canadian soccer. On average, 1.5 million people tuned into the game on TSN, making it the most-watched MLS game in Canadian history. […]
Last week, Europol released a report stating that 425 match officials, club officials, players, and criminals were involved in the match fixing of 680 games. These games ranged from the backwater bush leagues to a Champions League Match involving Liverpool. It is an extension of what Canadian writer Declan Hill wrote in his breakthrough 2010 […]